Ripping Yarns Season 2

Season 2

Ripping Yarns Season 2

First Air Date: October 10, 1979

First Aired on    :   1979
Episodes    :   3 episodes



Episodes

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2x03 Roger of the Raj (October 24, 1979)


Pubescent Roger Bartlesham comes of age in the turbulent India of 60 years ago, when circumstances beyond his control drive him towards the most deplorable act known to the British Army. Suitable for younger viewers only.


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2x02 Golden Gordon (October 17, 1979)


A rare look at football fanaticism in the 1930s. Superfan Gordon Ottershaw supports a team which has not won a match for six years. But worse is to come. Will their tragedy bring Gordon's triumph ? Or not ? These are some of the questions this film hopes to answer. Or not.


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2x01 Whinfrey's Last Case (October 10, 1979)


Dashing, debonair Gerald Whinfrey saves his country twice a week. But in 1913 a German plot - to start the First World War without telling anyone - coincides with his holiday. Where will Whinfrey's priorities lie ? A knock-about tale of international intrigue. Suitable for some children.




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